Krawczyk, D. C. (2017). Reasoning: The Neuroscience of How we Think. Elsevier, San Diego, CA. (forthcoming in December 2017 — can be pre-ordered from Elsevier below).
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Han, K., Davis, R., Chapman, S. B., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2017). Strategy-based reasoning training modulates cortical thickness and resting-state functional connectivity in adults with chronic traumatic brain injury. Brain and Behavior, 7(5).

Kmiecik, M. J., Rodgers, B. N., Martinez, D., Chapman, S. B., & Krawczyk D. C. (in press). A method for characterizing semantic and lexical properties of sentence completions in traumatic brain injury. Psychological Assessment.

Hubbard, N. A., Turner, M. P., Ouyang, M., Himes, L., Thomas, B. P., Hutchison, J. L., Faghihahmadabadi, S., Davis, S. L., Strain, J. F., Spence, J., Krawczyk, D. C., Huang, H., Lu, H., Hart, Jr., J., Frohman, T., Frohman, E., Okuda, D. T., & Rypma, B. (in press). Calibrated imaging reveals altered grey matter metabolism related to white matter microstructure and symptom severity in multiple sclerosis. Human Brain Mapping.


Vincent, A. S., Bailey, C. M., Cowan, C., Cox-Fuenzalida, E., Dyche, J., Gorgens, K. A., Krawczyk, D. C., & Young, L. (2016) Normative Data for Evaluating Mild Traumatic Brain Injury with a Handheld Neurocognitive Assessment Tool. Applied Neuropsychology: Adult.

Han, K., Chapman, S. B., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2016) Disrupted intrinsic connectivity among default, dorsal attention and frontoparietal control networks in individuals with chronic traumatic brain injury. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 22, 263-79.

Chiang, H., Eroh, J., Spence, J. S., Motes, M. A., Maguire, M. J., Krawczyk, D. C., Brier, M. R., Hart, J., & Kraut, M. A. (2016). Common and differential electrophysiological mechanisms underlying semantic object memory retrieval probed by features presented in different stimulus types. International Journal of Psychophysiology 106, 77-86.

McAdams, C. J., Slaughter, H. J., Evans, S., Lohrenz, T., Montague, P. R., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2016). Neural differences in self-perception during illness and after weight-recovery in anorexia nervosa. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 11, 1823-1831.

Didehbani, N., Kandalaft, M., Allen, T., Krawczyk, D. C., & Chapman, S. B. (2016) Virtual reality social cognition training for children with high functioning autism. Computers in Human Behavior, 62, 703-711.


Hubbard, N. A., Faso, D. J., Krawczyk, D. C., & Rypma, B. (2015). The dual roles of trait rumination in problem solving. Personality and Individual Differences, 86, 321-325.

Vas, A., Chapman, S., Aslan, S., Spence, J., Keebler, M., Rodriguez-Larrain, G., Rodgers, B., Jantz, T., Martinez, D., Rakic, J., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2015 epub). Reasoning training in veteran and civilian traumatic brain injury with persistent mild impairment. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation.

Han, K., Chapman, S. B., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2015). Altered amygdala connectivity in individuals with chronic traumatic brain injury and comorbid depressive symptoms. Frontiers in Neurology, 6, 231. [PDF] [Supplementary information]


Kretz, D. R. & Krawczyk, D. C. (2014). Expert analogy use in a naturalistic setting. Frontiers in Psychology, 5, 1333. [PDF] [Supplementary information]

Murch, K. B. & Krawczyk, D. C. (2014). A neuroimaging investigation of attribute framing and individual differences. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9, 1464-1471.

Krawczyk, D. C., Kandalaft, M., Didehbani, N., Allen, T., McClelland, M. M., Tamminga, C. A., & Chapman, S. B. (2014). An investigation of reasoning by analogy in schizophrenia and autism spectrum disorder. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 517. [PDF]

McAdams, C. J. & Krawczyk, D. C. (2014). Who am I? How do I look? Neural differences in self-identity in anorexia nervosa. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9, 12-21.


Bartlett, J. C., Boggan, A. L., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2013). Expertise and processing distorted structure in chess. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7, 825. [PDF]

McAdams. C. J. & Krawczyk, D. C. (2013). Neural responses during social and self-knowledge tasks in bulimia nervosa. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 4, 103. [PDF]

Krawczyk, D. C., Bartlett, J. B., Kantarcioglu, M., Hamlen, M., & Thuraisingham, B. (2013). Measuring expertise and bias in cyber security using cognitive and neuroscience approaches. IEEE International Intelligence and Security Infomatics (ISI) Conference Publications, 365-367.

Krawczyk, D. C. & D’Esposito, M. (2013). Modulation of working memory function by motivation through loss-aversion. Human Brain Mapping, 34, 762-774. [PDF]

Yang, F. G., Khodaparast, N., Bradley, K., Fang, M., Bernstein, A., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2013). The influence of semantic property and grammatical class on semantic selection. Brain and Language, 124, 194-203.

Krawczyk., D. C., Marquez de la Plata, C., Schauer, G. F., Vas, A. K., Keebler, M., Tuthill, S., Gardner, C., Jantz, T., Yu, W., Chapman, S. B. (2013). Evaluating the effectiveness of reasoning training in military and civilian chronic traumatic brain injury patients: study protocol. Trials, 14: 29. [PDF]

Kandalaft, M. R., Didehbani, N., Krawczyk D. C., Allen, T., & Chapman, S. B. (2013). Virtual reality social skills training for young adults with high-functioning Autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 43, 34-44. [PDF]

Yang, F. G., Bradley, K., Huq M., Wu, D., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2013). Contextual effects on conceptual blending in metaphors: An event-related potential study. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 26, 312-326.


Didehbani, N., Shad, M. U., Tamminga, C. A., Kandalaft, M. R., Allen, T. T., Chapman, S. B., & Krawczyk D. C. (2012). Insight and empathy in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 142, 246-247.

Didehbani, N., Shad, M. U., Kandalaft, M. R., Allen, T., Tamminga, C. A., Krawczyk D. C., & Chapman, S. (2012). Insight into illness and social attributional style in Asperger’s syndrome. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 42, 2754-2760. [PDF]

Kandalaft, M. R., Didehbani, N., Cullum, C. M., Krawczyk D. C., Allen, T., Tamminga, C. A., & Chapman, S. B. (2012). The Wechsler Social Perception Test: A preliminary comparison with other measures of social cognition. Journal of Psychoeducational Assessment, 30, 455-465.

Shokri-Kojori, E., Motes, M. A., Rypma, B., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2012). The network architecture of cortical processing in visuo-spatial reasoning. Scientific Reports, 2, 411. [PDF] [Supplementary information]

Maguire, M. J., McClelland, M. M., Donovan, C. E., Tillman, G. D., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2012). Tracking cognitive phases in analogical reasoning with event-related potentials. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 38, 273-281.

Boggan, A. L., Bartlett, J. C., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2012). Chess Masters show a hallmark of face processing for chess. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 141, 37-42.

Krawczyk, D. C. (2012). The cognition and neuroscience of human reasoning. Brain Research, 1428, 13-23.


McAdams, C. J., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2011). Impaired neural processing of social attribution in Anorexia Nervosa. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 194, 54-63.

Scheibel, R. S., Newsome, M. R., Wilde, E. A., McClelland, M. M., Hanten, G. R., Krawczyk, D. C., Cook, L. G., Chu, Z. D., Vasquez, A. C., Yallampalli, R., Lin, X., Hunter, J. V., & Levin, H. S. (2011). Brain activation during a social attribution task in adolescents with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury. Social Neuroscience, 6, 582-598.

Krawczyk, D. C., Boggan, A. L., McClelland, M. M. & Bartlett, J. C. (2011). The neural organization of perception in chess experts. Neuroscience Letters, 499, 64-69.

Krawczyk, D. C., McClelland, M. M., & Donovan C. (2011). A hierarchy for relational reasoning in the human prefrontal cortex. Cortex, 47, 588-597.


Krawczyk, D. C., Hanten, G., Wilde, E. A., Li, X., Schnelle, K. P., Merkley, T. L., Vasquez, A. C., Cook, L. G., McClelland, M. M., Chapman, S. B., & Levin, H. S. (2010). Deficits in analogical reasoning in adolescents with traumatic brain injury. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 4:62. [PDF]

Yang F. G., Fuller, J., Khodaparast, N., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2010). Figurative language processing after traumatic brain injury in adults: A preliminary study. Neuropsychologia, 48, 1923-1929.

Krawczyk, D. C., McClelland, M. M., Donovan, C. E., Maguire, M. J., & Tillman, G. D. (2010). An fMRI investigation of cognitive stages in reasoning by analogy. Brain Research, 1342, 63-73.


Krawczyk, D. C. (2009). Analogical mapping and inference. The Encyclopedia of the Mind. H. Pashler, (Ed.), Sage Publications.

Yang, F. G., Edens, J., Simpson, C., & Krawczyk, D. C. (2009). Differences in task demands influence the hemispheric lateralization and neural correlates of metaphor. Brain and Language, 111, 114-124.


Krawczyk, D. C., Morrison, R. G., Viskontas, I. V., Holyoak, K. J., Chow, T. W., Mendez, M., Miller, B. L., & Knowlton, B. J. (2008) Distraction during relational reasoning: The role of prefrontal cortex in interference control. Neuropsychologia, 46, 2020-2032.

Simon, D., Krawczyk, D. C., Bleicher, A. & Holyoak, K. J. (2008) The transience of constructed preferences. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 21, 1-14.


Krawczyk, D. C., Gazzaley, A., & D’Esposito, M. (2007) Reward modulation of prefrontal and visual association cortex during an incentive working memory task. Brain Research, 1141, 168-177.


Simon, D., Krawczyk, D. C., & Holyoak, K. J. (2006). Construction of preferences by constraint satisfaction. Reprinted in The Construction of Preference. S. Lichtenstein and P. Slovic, (Eds.), Cambridge University Press.


Krawczyk, D. C., Holyoak, K. J., & Hummel, J. E. (2005) The one-to-one constraint in analogical mapping and inference. Cognitive Science, 29, 29-38. [PDF]


Simon, D., Krawczyk, D. C., & Holyoak, K. J. (2004). Construction of preferences by constraint satisfaction. Psychological Science, 15, 331-336. [PDF]

Morrison, R. G., Krawczyk, D. C., Knowlton, B. J., Holyoak, K. J., Hummel, J.E., Chow, T., & Miller, B. L. (2004). A neurocomputational model of analogical reasoning and its breakdown in frontotemporal lobar degeneration. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 16, 260-271.

Krawczyk, D. C., Holyoak, K. J., & Hummel, J. E. (2004). Structural constraints and object similarity in analogical mapping and inference. Thinking and Reasoning, 10, 85-104.

1999 — 2003

Krawczyk, D. C. (2002). Contributions of the prefrontal cortex to the neural basis of human decision making. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 26, 631-664.

Morrison, R.G., Krawczyk, D. C., Knowlton, B.J., Holyoak, K.J., Boone, K.B., Chow, T., & Mishkin, F.S. (2001). Relational reasoning and semantic inhibition in human prefrontal cortex. Brain & Cognition, 47, 292-296.

Gee, N. R., Nelson, D. L., & Krawczyk, D. C. (1999). Is the concreteness effect a result of underlying network interconnectivity? Journal of Memory and Language, 40, 479-97.